Curtain comes down on - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
the curtain comes down on (something) (redirected from curtain comes down on)
the curtain comes down on (something)
Something ends. When the curtain comes down on the company after 50 years of business, a lot of people will be left jobless.
the curtain comes down on something if the curtain comes down on something, it ends: On Saturday the curtain came down on another Olympic Games.
Curtain in these idioms refers to the large curtain at the front of the stage in a theatre, which comes down at the end of a performance.
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Alan and I are having a relationship, and we're fighting and all of that, and we sort of say, "OK we settle on each other, for better or for worse." Curtain comes down on
act 2, curtain comes up for act 3, and he's been dead for two years.
THE curtain comes down on
the jumps season tomorrow and Beau can end thecampaign on a high for Grand National-winning Gloucester trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies.